Prison Sentence Reform

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With tight budgets and a high prison population, is lowering the prison population through sentencing reform a good move for Ohio and Ohioans?

Guests:

  • Bill Cohen (Ohio Statehouse News Bureau Correspondent)
  • Alan Johnson (Columbus Dispatch Statehouse Senior Reporter)
  • Judge Richard Berens (Fairfield County Common Pleas Court, General Division)
  • Bill Seitz (State Senator (R) – Ohio Senate District 8 )
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  • Jacqualine4

    hi, my name is jackie and i think its rediculas that non violete felons are being sentences to long periods of time for minor crimes when they could be working helping to better society .its a sham.    people thaat have committed non violent crime should be given a second chance to be productive ,its a waste of taxers money!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!